Stuff the Bus is kicking off in Otter Tail County. 

United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties invites families in need to apply for Stuff the Bus school supplies. 

  For many families, purchasing school supplies for the start of the school year can be a challenge. Every year, Stuff the Bus helps Otter Tail County kids who may otherwise go without, by providing backpacks and basic school supplies and materials.  There are several collection bins throughout Otter Tail County where donations can be dropped off.   

Applications are currently available for the 2023-24 backpack program can be found online at Those who do not have access to the internet can stop by the United Way office 120 E Washington Ave, Fergus Falls to pick up an application.  

The deadline to apply is Friday, Aug, 4.  

For more information regarding the United Way, please visit their website at or call their office at (218) 736-5147.